Chechen Wood Muddler
Chechen Wood (also known as Caribbean Rosewood) has a beautiful and varied color pattern ranging from red to orange to light butterscotch with blackish stripes. It has a fine texture that turns and polishes well. It is extremely hard, having a Janka hardness rating of 2250 and is heavy - specific gravity of .85 so it feels good in the hands of a discriminating cocktail maker. The wood grows in Eastern Mexico, Cuba, the Dominican Republic and Belize.